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NASA’s asteroid probe is stowing a space rock sample for return… – AlKhaleej Today

NASA’s asteroid probe is stowing a space rock sample for return…

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The left picture shows the OSIRIS-REx collecting head, which hovers over the Sample Return Capsule (SRC) after the robot arm of the probe has brought it into the correct position for detection. The picture on the right shows the collector head attached to the collecting ring in the SRC. Both images were taken with the StowCam camera from OSIRIS-REx.(Photo credit: NASA / Goddard / University of Arizona / Lockheed Martin)
NASAs groundbreaking OSIRIS-REx probe has bagged its valuable asteroid sample…

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